BIO1042 - Timetable of Topics 2019

Schedule & Timetable of Topics - 2019

WeekDate (Week Commencing)WorkshopPractical
129 JulyLife and DiversityAUIntroduction (compulsory)
25 AugThe Tree of LifeAUClimateWatch project team formation** 
and Wetland project leaf pack placement (compulsory)
312 AugFood Webs and Trophic CascadesRCClimateWatch project, data collection on campus
419 AugEvolutionary Genetics and Why it Matters to Natural ProcessesDD ClimateWatch project team work and Reflective Activity 1 (due) and data logging activity (due)
526 AugAdaptation to Environmental StressDDAquatic Food Webs including assessment in prac (compulsory)
62 SepPlant AdaptationsCLNo formal prac, ClimateWatch project Reflective Activity 2 (due)
79 SepEvolution and Biogeography of the Australian FloraCLPlant Adaptations including assessment in prac (compulsory)
816 SepEvolution and Biogeography of the Australian FaunaAEClimateWatch project, data collection on campus
923 SepEarth's Biomes and Spatial DiversityGDWetland project retrieval of leaf packs (compulsory) and ClimateWatch project Reflective Activity 3 (due) 

Mid-semester break: Monday 30th Sep - Friday 4th Oct 2019

107 OctThe AnthropoceneSCWetland project results (compulsory) and ClimateWatch project team work and Wetland project report submission (due within 7 days) 
1114 OctDefiant EarthSCClimateWatch project team work - analyse results and prepare/finalise presentation
1221 OctThere is no Planet BSCClimateWatch project presentations (compulsory)
Workshops:   1 hour duration - please consult Allocate for allocated workshop time (you MUST attend your allocated workshop each week) - Learning and Teaching Building (19Anc/G31).  Hurdle requirement: Attendance is compulsory for ALL workshops (weeks 1-12 inclusive)
Practicals
:    3 hour duration - please consult Allocate for allocated practical time (you MUST attend your allocated practical each week) - Jock Marshall Reserve Laboratory (50Col/G02A). Hurdle requirement: Attendance is compulsory for the practicals (labs) in Weeks 1,2,5,7,9,10 and 12
** ClimateWatch project individual/team observations expected every week till week 12 ClimateWatch project presentations (i.e. all weeks 2-11 inclusive, in own time)
Academic Teaching Staff:  AU - Dr Akane Uesugi;  RC - Dr Rohan Clarke;  DD - Assoc. Prof. Damian Dowling;  CL - Dr Chris Lee;  AE - Assoc. Prof. Alistair Evans;  GD - Dr Grant Duffy; SC - Prof. Steven Chown